Coronaviruses are a large family of viruses that can cause a range of illnesses, including the common cold to more severe disease. Currently, a novel coronavirus, SARS-CoV-2, is spreading across the globe, causing a new coronavirus disease, or COVID-19. Here's what to know about the novel coronavirus, including the disease's symptoms, transmission, and severity.

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The CDC Will Hold an Emergency Meeting About Heart Inflammation Following COVID-19 Vaccines

The CDC is looking into reports of myocarditis or pericarditis — two types of heart inflammation — among people who've received the Pfizer or Moderna COVID-19 vaccines.

Can Your Employer Require You to Get a COVID-19 Vaccine? Here’s What to Know

The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission updated its guidelines recently to address this specific question—but there are still some exceptions to the rule.

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